Convert a Minecraft World From PlayStation 3 to Java

Download/Setup Guide

In this guide, you'll learn how to convert a Minecraft world from PlayStation 3 to Java.

If you haven't already, download/setup the Universal Minecraft Converter.

1. Get the PlayStation 3 World

First, copy the world from your PlayStation 3 console to your PC.

Skip this step if the PlayStation 3 world is already on your PC.

  1. Insert your USB drive into your PlayStation 3 console.
  2. At the PlayStation 3 Home, go to Game > Saved Data Utility (PS3).
  3. Press Triangle on the world and select Copy. Choose your USB drive from the listed storage devices to copy the world to your USB drive.

2. Input the PlayStation 3 World

Next, input the world into the Universal Minecraft Converter.

  1. Insert your USB drive into your PC.
  2. Open the Universal Minecraft Converter and sign in.
  3. Click the PlayStation 3 button to view the worlds stored on your USB drive.
  4. Double click on the world you want to input. (To input a PlayStation 3 world that's already on your PC, select it by clicking the browse button at the bottom of the window and click Open.)

3. Convert the World

  1. Click the PC (Java) button to select the output platform.
  2. Click Start to begin the conversion.

4. Save the Converted World

Once the conversion finished successfully, the PC (Java) button will have a full green border.

  1. Click the PC (Java) button to open the save window.
  2. Enter a name for the converted world, then click the Save button. (Optional: You can choose to save the world in a different location)
  3. Once the converted world has been saved, you can close the converter or reset it by clicking the PlayStation 3 button.


Your world has now been converted!

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